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GuillaumeB

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Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« on: April 26, 2018, 08:38:03 am »
Hi,

This was THE thing that made me hesitate between minibrute 2 and 2s. I finally picked the 2s because of its amazing sequencer.
But if you could implement triplets in the sequence rate (by pressing both 1/4 and 1/8 to make 1/6 for instance), it would be mind-blowing.
And could you do it also for the LFOs synced rates too?

If it's not done yet I can imagine that there must be a good technical reason that I'd be curious to know.

Guillaume

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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2018, 08:59:45 pm »
I agree the limitations could be less, or at least more customizable. It's all a bunch of modifiable code anyways.
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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #2 on: August 14, 2018, 12:34:49 am »
Yeah, I'd love to see this as well. In the meantime could you get there messing with last step?

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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #3 on: September 02, 2018, 09:53:42 pm »
Another vote for this. And dotted notes would be swell as well.

GuillaumeB

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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2018, 12:24:57 am »
You can get to triplets using the "shift gate" x3 feature, but it's still very VERY limited. No dotted notes, no sextuplets.

EDIT : By "Shift gate" I mean the "Step repeat" function of a Gate track.
« Last Edit: September 07, 2018, 01:27:42 am by GuillaumeB »

GuillaumeB

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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2018, 01:26:19 am »
Yeah, I'd love to see this as well. In the meantime could you get there messing with last step?

It does the trick. -- Kinda…--
For instance, setting the last step on the 48th step and considering the whole sequence as a 4/4 bar gives you decent results. It's not that simple to edit but you eventually get to the point : sextuplets, sixteenth notes, quarter notes and triplets in the same sequence ! But editing it is a pain in the ***.

If you want to listen to the thing and give a try at editing it :
Tempo 240 BPM

First step, open the gate at about 80%
Copy paste the first step everywhere (steps 2 to 48).

Disable all steps except :

Steps 1 to 16 :
1 - 3 - 5 - 7 - 9 - 11 - 13 - 16

Steps 17 to 32 :
3 - 6 - 9 - 13

Steps 33 to 48 :
1 - 5 - 11

Another problem : the length of the sequence! You end up with just one bar ! I know about the chain function and everything but it's like a using a bazooka to kill a fly.

Perhaps a good solution ca be implemented on the LFO side ?
If the Seq LFO had intermediate settings, sextuplets, triplets and dotted notes. we could play it ! And of course if LFO tracks had 1/3 ; 1/6 ; 1/12 ; 1/24 settings, I think we could get somewhere much more interesting.

We could edit standard 16 steps tied sequences and mess with the LFO destination to triplet the sh*t out of it !

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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #6 on: November 24, 2018, 02:41:04 pm »
Triplet values would be very welcome

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Re: Triplets triplets triplets!!!
« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2018, 04:57:34 pm »
Just adding another call for triplet subdivisions. It's the only thing I find lacking from this otherwise wonderful instrument.  I have to admit I was disappointed when I realised (after purchase) that the MB2 has triplets but the 2S doesn't.

 

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